Meet The Doctor


Susanna (Xiaofen) Shen, L.Ac., Professor

Dr. Shen has been an acupuncturist and an herbalist since she graduated from University of Traditional Chinese Medicine in Fujian, China, in 1986. Dr. Shen obtained her Doctor of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (DAOM) in 2012. She has worked as a physician-in-charge in Quanzhou First Hospital, an acupuncturist in pain management in Los Angeles, a professor in American College of Traditional Chinese Medicine (ACTCM) in San Francisco and a provider of California Continuing Education.Dr. Shen has taught at Five Branches University of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Santa Cruz since 1995. She currently teaches Chinese herbal medicine and supervises clinical practices at Five Branches University.

Dr. Shen specializes in the following:

  • Pain Management
  • Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Digestive Diseases
  • Allergy
  • Stress and Anxiety
  • Facial Rejuvenation
  • Memberships

  • World Federation of Chinese Medicine Societies (WFCMS
  • Vice Secretary General of the 1st Board of Specialty Committee of WFCMS
  • Council Member of the 3rd Board of Specialty Committee of Orthopedics and Traumatology of WFCMS
  • Titles

  • Doctor of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (DAOM)
  • Licensed Acupuncturist (L.Ac)

  • Clinic

    Our clinic is a short distance north from where Highway I-280 crosses Highway 85, in the Los Altos Professional Center. The center features a private parking lot with ample spots. Our clinic is located in the back corner of the first floor, farthest away from the street entrance.


    827 Altos Oaks Dr, #4, Los Altos, CA, Los Altos, CA 94024

    Phone: (408) 221-6458

    Mobile: (408) 221-6458

    Email: [email protected]

    Fax: (650) 228-1528

    • MON: Closed
    • TUE: 8:00 am - 2:30 pm
    • WED: 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
    • THU: Closed
    • FRI: 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
    • SAT: 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
    • SUN: Closed
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